Table of Contents

– The legal basis for processing your personal data
– What personal data we may collect from you
– How we keep your personal data safe
– What we may use your personal data for
– Who your personal data may be shared with
– Your rights regarding your personal data
– Permissions List and reasons of them

Introduction

This Privacy Policy sets out how we, Bismuth Inc. (“MembersGram”), use and protect your personal data that you provide to us, or that is otherwise obtained or generated by us, in connection with your use of our services (the “Services”). For the purposes of this Privacy Policy, ‘we’, ‘us’, ‘our’ and ‘my’ refers to Membersgram, and ‘you’ refers to you, the user of the Services

Privacy Principles

Membersgram (based on Telegram) has two fundamental principles when it comes to collecting and processing private data:
We don’t use your data to show you ads. AdMob will show you ads.
We only store the data that Telegram needs to function as a not messaging service. just to show channels and thaire content

EEA Representative

If you live in a country in the European Economic Area (EEA), the Services are provided by “MembersGram”, which for the purposes of applicable data protection legislation is the data controller responsible for your personal data when you use our Services. our servers are in France (OVH), as a representative to whom you may direct any issues you have relating to our processing of your personal data.

Legal Ground for Processing Your Personal Data

We process your personal data on the ground that such processing is necessary to further our legitimate interests (including: providing effective and innovative Services to our users; and to detect, prevent or otherwise address fraud or security issues in respect of our provision of Services), unless those interests are overridden by your interest or fundamental rights and freedoms that require protections of personal data.

Log Data

I want to inform you that whenever you use my Service, in a case of an error in the app I collect data and information (through third party products) on your phone called Log Data. This Log Data may include information such as your device Internet Protocol (“IP”) address, device name, operating system version, the configuration of the app when utilizing my Service, the time and date of your use of the Service, and other statistics.

Service Providers

I may employ third-party companies and individuals due to the following reasons:
To facilitate our Service;
To provide the Service on our behalf;
To perform Service-related services; or
To assist us in analyzing how our Service is used.
I want to inform users of this Service that these third parties have access to your Personal Information. The reason is to perform the tasks assigned to them on our behalf. However, they are obligated not to disclose or use the information for any other purpose.

Children’s Privacy

These Services do not address anyone under the age of 13. I do not knowingly collect personally identifiable information from children under 13. In the case I discover that a child under 13 has provided me with personal information, I immediately delete this from our servers. If you are a parent or guardian and you are aware that your child has provided us with personal information, please contact me so that I will be able to do necessary actions.


What Personal Data We Use

Basic Account Data :
Telegram is a communication service. You provide your mobile number and basic account data (which may include profile name, profile picture and about information) to create a Telegram account. 
The screen name you choose, your profile pictures, and your username (should you choose to set one) on Telegram are always public. We don’t want to know your real name, gender, age or what you like. We do not require your screen name to be your real name.

Your Registered Phone Number :
  Telegram uses phone numbers as unique identifiers. So, We only need the number for this to work and store no other data about your contacts.

Cookies :
Cookies are files with a small amount of data that are commonly used as anonymous unique identifiers. These are sent to your browser from the websites that you visit and are stored on your device’s internal memory.
This Service does not use these “cookies” explicitly. However, the app may use third party code and libraries that use “cookies” to collect information and improve their services. You have the option to either accept or refuse these cookies and know when a cookie is being sent to your device. If you choose to refuse our cookies, you may not be able to use some portions of this Service.


Personal Data We never Use

  • Your contacts
  • Your E-mail Address
  • Your Messages
  • Cloud Chats
  • Secret Chats
  • Media in Secret Chats
  • End-to-End Encrypted Data
  • Bot Messages
  • Third Party Payment Services
  • Payment Information
  • Credit Card Information
  • Shipping Information


Bismuth Inc built the “MembersGram” app as a Free app. This SERVICE is intended for use as is.
This page is used to inform visitors regarding my policies with the collection, use, and disclosure of Personal Information if anyone decided to use my Service.
If you choose to use my Service, then you agree to the collection and use of information in relation to this policy. The Personal Information that I collect is used for providing and improving the Service. I will not use or share your information with anyone except as described in this Privacy Policy.

Collection and Use

For a better experience, while using our Service, I may require you to provide us with certain personally identifiable information, including but not limited to Email,Phone,Name. The information that I request will be retained on your device and is not collected by me in any way. The app does use third party services that may collect information used to identify you.
Link to privacy policy of third party service providers used by the app

 

Google Play Services

 

 

Regarding the Personal Data You Provide to Us

Your Rights

Under applicable data protection legislation, in certain circumstances, you have rights concerning your personal data. You have a right to: (1) request a copy of all your personal data that we store and to transmit that copy to another data controller; (2) delete or amend your personal data; (3) restrict, or object to, the processing of your personal data; (4) correct any inaccurate or incomplete personal data we hold on you; and (5) lodge a complaint with national data protection authorities regarding our processing of your personal data.

Exercising Your Rights
If you wish to exercise any of these rights, kindly contact us using our E-mail below.

Links to Other Sites

This Service may contain links to other sites. If you click on a third-party link, you will be directed to that site. Note that these external sites are not operated by me. Therefore, I strongly advise you to review the Privacy Policy of these websites. I have no control over and assume no responsibility for the content, privacy policies, or practices of any third-party sites or services.

Changes to This Privacy Policy

We update our Privacy Policy from time to time. Thus, you are advised to review this page periodically for any changes. We will notify you of any changes by posting the new Privacy Policy on this page. These changes are effective immediately after they are posted on this page.


Permissions

NETWORK

WIFI & INTERNET

  • android.permission.ACCESS_NETWORK_STATE
  • android.permission.ACCESS_WIFI_STATE
  • android.permission.INTERNET
  • This used to Checkout your INTERNET Status and show dialog of “lost connection”

ACCOUNTS

AUTHENTICATE & PROFILE

  • android.permission.AUTHENTICATE_ACCOUNTS
  • android.permission.GET_ACCOUNTS
  • android.permission.MANAGE_ACCOUNTS
  • android.permission.READ_PROFILE
  • To Manage Telegram Multi Accounting and used directly for Telegram

STORAGE

READ & WRITE

  • android.permission.READ_EXTERNAL_STORAGE
  • android.permission.WRITE_EXTERNAL_STORAGE
  • To Save & Show channels profile images

PHONE

PHONE STATUS

  • android.permission.READ_PHONE_STATE
  • android.permission.RECEIVE_BOOT_COMPLETED
  • To Run & Checking Noron Push notification system and validate Messages

LOCK

STAY AWAKE

  • android.permission.WAKE_LOCK
  • To put your phone stay awake for Automatic Join in channels

SMS

RECEIVE SMS

  • android.permission.RECEIVE_SMS
  • To receive sms during registration in Telegram

BILLING

GOOGLE BILLING

  • com.android.vending.BILLING
  • To access google payment system to buy coins

MESSAGE

RECEIVE MESSAGE

  • com.google.android.c2dm.permission.RECEIVE
  • com.membersgram.android.permission.C2D_MESSAGE
  • To access & receive Messages by using google Firebase


If you have any questions & suggestions about “MembersGram” or this “Privacy Policy” you can contact us

MembersGram is a free App Created by Bismuth Inc with love for you.